Since Howard invited me to post on the front page last summer I've made it a point to be more thoughtful and measured in my personal opinions, to consider all sides of an issue or argument wherever I can.
Today is not one of those days.
Yesterday I had to endure Peter Nowak
, a smart tech writer, dumb down the idea of broadband upload speeds for CBC's Spark
—a tech radio show and podcast. I'll say that again: A tech podcast
from Canada's public broadcaster would have us all living in a parallel universe where the importance of upload speeds is some novel idea that no one has ever before considered. The discussion gets so ridiculous, so moronic that the host actually has Nowak pitching scenarios where upload speeds are important.
Here's where I think upload speeds are important: always
. And what does this have to do with mobile phones? Everything